Flatpack in Frankfurt

There were a number of positive reasons for moving our dates to April this year – lighter evenings, no snow(!), Birmingham in bloom, ...

Flatpack 10: how was it for you?

An important part of the clearing up process is the traditional Flatpack audience survey. This is really useful in getting an idea of ...

Flatpack 10 Collective Memory

Once we’ve slept and eaten ourselves back to a semi-human state, a good part of the post-festival week is spent clearing up and ...

Flatpack 10 Competition Winners

The dust is beginning to settle after our tenth birthday, and we must say, we had a blast (and hope you did too). This year the ...

Flatpicks: Sam Groves

Team Flatpack have been providing recommendations on what not to miss at Flatpack 10 over the last week (see them all here). Still need ...

Flatpicks: Amy Smart

There’s only one more sleep to go until Flatpack 10 kicks off over 130 events across Birmingham – we’ve been doing a ...

Flatpicks: Lucile Bourliaud

Next up providing you with her Flatpack 10 Flatpicks is Programme Assistant Lucile Bourliaud. (You can peruse the recommendations of ...

Flatpicks: Mark Rhodes

The third selection of Flatpicks in the Flatpack 10 series come from Technical Coordinator Mark Rhodes (You can take a look at director ...

Flatpicks: Rachael Yardley

It can be a tricky business choosing from over 130 events – which is why we usually recommend a Flatpass – however ...

Let’s Party

With the festival only four days away, we’re getting ready to party like it’s our tenth birthday. We’ve planned three ...

Flatpicks: Ian Francis

It’s that time of year when people start to collar us at newsagents and bus-stops, urging us to share hot tips on unmissable ...

Trailerama 2016

You’ve probably come across the weird and wonderful minute-long teaser for Flatpack 10. If you haven’t, take a look below. If you have, ...

Screendance at Flatpack

In our first guest blog post, we asked local filmmaker Sima Gonsai to give a little more information about the programme on Screendance ...

Seeking volunteers

The tenth edition of Flatpack Film Festival is now less than three weeks away, and we’re bigger and busier than ever. As such, we have ...

Festival Threesome Pass

  Birmingham is home to loads of really brilliant festivals, and this year we’ve teamed up with two of them to produce the ...

Positions Vacant

As the tenth festival approaches, we are advertising not one but two new roles within Team Flatpack. If you are interested in making ...

New beginnings

We’re very sad to announce that next month’s festival will be the last for our brilliant operations wizard Selina Hewlett. ...

Highlights now on sale

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for… The first batch of events from Flatpack 10 are now on sale. We have an ...